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A 78-year-old male asked about a 36-year-old female:

36, fem,c-diff infec 30 dys ago. was on vancomycin. better. c-scopy - no maj. inflam.feel full in anal area. how long before normal? residual sympts?

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Dr. Mona Khater
Specializes in Family Medicine
Repeat testing: C diif is sometimes not eradicated with a first course of an antibiotic. It is therefore very important to repeat the testing to confirm eradication of the infection. If repeat testing confirms eradication of infection and you are still having gastrointestinal symptoms then it is very important to have a consult with a gastrointestinal specialist
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Last updated Dec 11, 2015

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